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Lesbian Student Wins Prom King At Chicago School

Posted 06.25.2013 | Chicago

Story by Ross Forman, courtesy Windy City Times: Ola Wolan planned for her senior prom at Lane Tech High School all school year—because she wante...

Incubating the Scientists and Engineers of Tomorrow -- Today!

Esther J. Cepeda | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Esther J. Cepeda

The number of black and Hispanic kids going into science and math-based fields of study in college is painfully low, despite their representation in the U.S. population. But workplace equity is not what gets these kids up early.

Is School Choice Failing Kids?

Catalyst Chicago | John Myers | Posted 05.26.2011 | Chicago

With the end of 8th grade in view for James Baker, three of Chicago's top public high schools turned him away--rejections that caught the straight-A s...